Publications

Concept Learning:

• Vahdat, M., Oneto, L., Anguita, D., Funk, M., and Rauterberg, M. (2016). Can machine learning explain human learning? Neurocomputing, 192:14-28.

• Vahdat, M., Oneto, L., Ghio, A., Anguita, D., Funk, M., and Rauterberg, M. (2015). Human algorithmic stability and human rademacher complexity. In Artificial Neural Networks, Computational Intelligence and Machine Learning.


Simulation-based Learning:

• Vahdat, M., Oneto, L., Anguita, D., Funk, M., and Rauterberg, M. (2015). A learning analytics approach to correlate the academic achievements of students with interaction data from an educational simulator. In Design for Teaching and Learning in a Networked World.

• Vahdat, M., Oneto, L., Ghio, A., Donzellini, G., Anguita, D., Funk, M., and Rauterberg, M. (2014). A learning analytics methodology to profile students behavior and explore interactions with a digital electronics simulator. In Open Learning and Teaching in Educational Communities.


Game-based Puzzle Solving:

• Vahdat, M., Carvalho, M. B., Funk, M., Rauterberg, M., Hu, J., and Anguita, D. (2016). Learning analytics for a puzzle game to discover the puzzle-solving tactics of players. In Technology Enhanced Learning: Adaptive and Adaptable Learning.


Learning Analytics & Educational Data Mining:

• Vahdat, M., Ghio, A., Oneto, L., Anguita, D., Funk, M., and Rauterberg, M. (2015). Advances in learning analytics and educational data mining. In Artificial Neural Networks, Computational Intelligence and Machine Learning.

• Cardinali, F., Vahdat, M., Anguita, D., Lupo, L. (2014). Promoting Training & Performance Support Analytics at the Manufacturing Workplace. The MAN.TR.A. Model for LACE Project. In European Distance and E-Learning Network Annual Conference.

• Hoel, T., Cooper, A. R., Vahdat, M., Cardinali, F. (2014). LACE - Creating a Community on Learner Analytics and Educational Data Mining - Structuring the Discourse. In European Distance and E-Learning Network Annual Conference.


Data Sets

• Vahdat, M., Oneto, L., Anguita, D., Funk, M., and Rauterberg, M. (2015). Educational Process Mining (EPM): A Learning Analytics Data Set. https://archive.ics.uci.edu/ml/datasets/Educational+Process+Mining+(EPM)%3A+A+Learning+Analytics+Data+Set.

Vahdat, M., Carvalho, M. B., Funk, M., Rauterberg, M., Hu, J., and Anguita, D. (2016). Learning analytics for Lix puzzle game. DANS. http://dx.doi.org/10.17026/dans-xk7-8f5r


PhD Thesis

• Vahdat, M. (2017). Learning analytics and educational data mining for inquiry-based learning. University of Genoa and Eindhoven University of Technology. (Co-)supervisors: Anguita, D., Rauterberg, M., Funk, M., and Oneto, L.